Richard Hallward, Founder & Managing Director, CEEQA & Imagine Live Media
Richard is founder and Managing Director of CEEQA and owner of its operating company Imagine Live Media. CEEQA is the leading market insight platform and main industry awards for commercial real estate investment in Central & Eastern Europe and Southeast Europe established in 2003, produced in association with Deloitte.
A diversity warrior and highly experienced event organiser, he has created and led numerous high profile transformative projects and enterprises across arts, culture, entertainment, government and business, among them Beyond Bedlam, which culminated in the publication of the first mainstream anthology of poems by survivors of mental distress. He is also founder and organiser of the Madnicity Pavilion for the 2022 Venice Biennale and the Zabinski Foundation in Warsaw, among other projects.